Samuel Henry Davis was born 7 Jul 1857 at Clark County, Indiana, the first child of Mary (Polly) Penrod and Milton Reese Davis.
On 3 Jul 1878, Samuel married Mary Louisa Lockhart in Scott County, Indiana. They had one child.
After his wife passed away in 1887, on 28 Dec 1890 Samuel married Mary Louise Bocard, a daughter of Mary Louise Bee and Charles Auguste Bocard, at Frenchtown, Indiana. They had six daughters and three sons.
Samuel passed away on 5 May 1915 in Johnston City, Williamson County, Illinois and is buried at Johnston City.
↑ Source: #S14 1860 Indiana Certainty: 4 Indiana, Clark County, Charleston Township July 6, 1860. Milton Davis - 30, Mary Davis - 29. Sammuel PARROD - 50 (born in KY), Samuel H. Davis - 3, James A. Davis - 11/12.
↑ Source: #S14 1880 Indiana Certainty: 4 1880 Census Indiana, Scott County, Finley Township. Samuel H. Davis - age 22, Mary L. - age 17.
↑ Source: #S14 1900 Illinois Certainty: 4 1900 Illinois, Williamson County, Lake Creek Precinct (Johnston City). Davis, S. H. - July 1857 (age 42), Mary - Sept 1869 (age 30), Edd - Feb 1886 (age 14), Mary G. - Oct 1895 (age 4), Aida - Feb 1897 (age3), Ida - Feb 1897 (age3), Samuel D. - Nov 1898 (age 1).
↑ Source: #S14 1910 Illinois Certainty: 4 1910 Illinois, Williamson County, Lake Creek Township, Johnston City. Samuel H. Davis - 52, Mary L. - 40, Gertrude - 15, Ada E. - 13, Ida A. - 13, Samuel D. - 11, Viola R. - 8, Edna M. - 6, Charley F. - 4. Samuel is listed as a Merchant - Hardware, Samuel and Mary are listed as having been married for 19 years, with 9 children born and 7 living.
↑ Source: #S14 1870 Indiana Certainty: 3 Series: M593 Roll: 357 Page: 2 Previous PageNext Page Surname GivenName Age Sex Race Birthplace State County Location Year DAVIS MILTON 40 M W IN IN SCOTT FINLEY TWP 1870 Davis, Milton age 40 Farmer born-Indiana Polly age 37 Keeping House born-Indiana Samuel age 12 Working on farm born-Indiana James age 10 born-Indiana John age 8 born-Indiana Milton age 3 born-Missouri (Missouri is crossed out) Indiana William age 1 born Indiana